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This Father's Day let dad have the day off and make him a drink he'll love. No cutesy umbrellas here… only manly beer cocktails.
These classic cocktails with a twist are the perfect Father's Day refreshments, each with dad's favorite beverage — beer! With these recipes that will take you from morning to dessert, Father's Day has never been so much fun... for you or dad!
Chocolate stout martini
6 ounces chocolate stout
1 ounce vanilla vodka
1/2 ounce cream
Lightly stir all ingredients together.
Serve in a chilled martini glass.
Spicy beer bloody mary
4 slices pickled jalapeño
1 ounce vodka
2 ounces bloody mary mix
6 ounces lager
Muddle vodka and jalapeño slices together well. Strain vodka into a glass. (Discard muddled jalapeño.)
Add remaining ingredients to vodka and stir lightly.
Top glass with ice. Serve immediately.
Whiskey beer sour
1 lemon wedge
1/4 cup lemonade
1 ounce whiskey
8 ounces amber ale
Squeeze lemon wedge into glass.
Lightly mix lemonade, whiskey and beer together in glass.